Infrastructure stories

All the latest rail infrastructure and network news.

Story looks to grow its Commercial team in Yorkshire

23rd October 2019

After a successful 12 months and a host of new business wins, Story’s Rail division is building for the future […]

Crossrail Project Update

22nd October 2019

A new plan to complete the outstanding works and bring the Elizabeth line into passenger service at the earliest possible […]

Further boost for tram recruitment

22nd October 2019

A successful training scheme in the West Midlands has welcomed a new cohort of students, providing a further recruitment boost […]

Union Flag returns to Victoria Station following Dyer & Butler and Network Rail collaboration

22nd October 2019

Dyer & Butler, a multi-disciplined engineering services specialist focused on essential infrastructure including airports, railways and highways, and part of […]

Atkins appoints Richard Robinson as CEO, UK and Europe

21st October 2019

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has appointed Richard Robinson as CEO of its UK and Europe region, responsible […]

PPS Rail Training on the right track with ISO certification

21st October 2019

Signals are good for PPS Rail Training after achieving ISO certification Rail possession planning expert PPS Rail Training is celebrating […]

Dyer & Butler invests in welfare vehicle fleet for highways, rail and air-side teams

21st October 2019

Dyer & Butler, a multi-disciplined engineering services specialist focused on essential infrastructure including airports, railways and highways, and part of […]

Interesting mix of technologies on stand P8 Advanced Engineering 2019 at NEC

21st October 2019

Both COMPOTECH AG UK and FLEXIX SA will be represented on stand P8 at the Advanced Engineering exhibition at the […]

East West Rail moves ahead with Arup appointment

17th October 2019

East West Railway Company (EWR Co) has made its first major strategic award – appointing an Arup-led consortium to support […]

UK-based Loksys launches high speed train monitoring system for Turkish rail network

17th October 2019

Loksys’s Trak-chain technology and Rail Transport specialists TMS will now monitor and secure Turkish Railways High Speed Rolling Stock. Loksys […]

Train station of the future unveiled which could use robots and digital technology

16th October 2019

Hitachi has unveiled how train stations of the future could transform passenger experiences by using robots and the latest digital […]

New consultation on Bakerloo line extension opens

15th October 2019

TfL has invited the public to give their views on the most detailed proposals yet for an extension of the […]

Ewell village welcomes new accessible footbridge at Ewell West station

15th October 2019

Ewell West station in Surrey is now fully accessible after a new, £3.9 million footbridge opened on Friday 4 October. […]

DB Cargo launches safety in the workplace video campaign

15th October 2019

DB Cargo UK has launched a thought-provoking video to kick-start a new campaign aimed at further improving the company’s safety […]

New appointment gives boost to East Suffolk Lines Community Rail Partnership

15th October 2019

A community organisation hopes it will be able to do even more to keep rural rail lines thriving, thanks to […]

You buy products – we supply expertise

15th October 2019

You can’t do everything. It’s just a fact. You need to rely on your colleagues to do their jobs so […]

RBF Charity Dinner is a roaring success

14th October 2019

The Railway Benefit Fund (RBF), the charity that helps railway workers and their families through difficult times, raised more than […]

Railway Industry Association wins best trade body award at Association Excellence ceremony in London

14th October 2019

The Railway Industry Association (RIA), the voice of the UK rail supply community, took the top ‘Best Overall Association’ award […]

Proposals approved for Northampton Gateway rail freight terminal

14th October 2019

The Secretary of State has approved proposals for a major development of a rail freight terminal in South Northamptonshire. Developed […]

Senior leaders join forces to help improve diversity and inclusion across transport and logistics

11th October 2019

More than 35 senior leaders across the transport and logistics profession (from SMEs through to large organisations) came together for a roundtable event to discuss a new concept and campaign targeted […]

Tram works to start on Constitution Street next month

11th October 2019

Work to take trams to Newhaven is scheduled to begin on Constitution Street in mid-November, following six months of joint […]

SYSTRA UK appoints new CEO

11th October 2019

Marking its 50th anniversary in the UK, SYSTRA is delighted to announce the appointment of Nick Salt as CEO of […]